Mississippi contains four schools that offer facilities management programs. University of Mississippi Main Campus, the highest-ranking facilities management school in MS, has a total student population of 15,932 and is the 1306th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 facilities management schools in Mississippi, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Mississippi Main Campus comes out as the most expensive ($12,621/yr), with Northwest Mississippi Community College as the lowest recorded at only $2,877/yr.
Facilities Management students from Mississippi schools who go on to become janitors, custodians, facility managers, head custodians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 2,090,400 people working as janitors and cleaners alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $24,120. Also, Emergency management specialists make on average $56,900 per year and there are about 13,060 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Mississippi alone, there are 300 employed emergency management specialists earning an average yearly salary of $39,220. Janitors and cleaners in this state earn $19,430/yr and there are 15,250 employed.
Also, within the facilities management schools in Mississippi, the average student population is 2,783 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from facilities management, there are 2225 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,759 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,828, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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